In Acts 3, Peter presents his first post-resurrection sermon in the temple. Luke ends with these words: God, having raised up his servant, sent him to you first, to bless you by turning every one of you from your wickedness. Acts 3:26 Note, the sermon is being presented to religious Jews, on pilgrimage, in Jerusalem, … More As He Leads, I Will Follow
It is Tuesday, and the religious leaders of Israel are still trying to corner Jesus. Earlier in the morning, a collection of Pharisees, scribes, and teachers gathered to confront him. They sought to trap Jesus in his words in order that they might have grounds to denounce, defame, and do away with him. However, in … More Giving to God what Belongs to God
In Matthew 5 through 7, Jesus is describing perfect obedience. He presents some of the commandments, rules, or principles one must keep in order to … Be called great in the kingdom Enter the kingdom of heaven Not be liable to the hell of fire Be Sons of the Father Earn the secret reward of … More How to Receive God’s Rewards?